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Tidepooling Adventure at Dike Rock

Tidepooling Adventure at Dike Rock

Explore local tide pools with trained naturalists

Give the Gift of Membership

Give the Gift of Membership

Membership Sale Through December 25

Seas 'n' Greetings

Seas 'n' Greetings

Celebrate the Holiday SEAson

Celebrate the Holiday SEAson with Scuba Santa

Scuba Santa makes appearances throughout the week! Check the Seas 'n' Greetings Schedule for dive times.

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Ocean Gifts from Birch Aquarium

We've got great gifts for everyone!

New Exhibit Strives to Save Seadragons

Opening Summer 2019, our new permanent seahorse and seadragon exhibit strives to save species

For Teachers

Programs for students and teachers

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Spectacular indoor and outdoor views overlooking La Jolla